Carman Chan started her entrepreneurship endeavor when she was in University. In order to pursue her passion for internet, she gave up a sponsored PhD offer from Imperial College and become a serial internet entrepreneur with two companies acquired by listed companies. On top, she is a best-selling book author for several accelerated learning books. Being a columnist in IT magazines for eight years, her focus was on internet business model, online marketing and mobile application.
After several successful exits, Carman has started her Angel fund, namely, Click Ventures.The focus will be on technology startup from seed stage to late stages. Click Ventures provides both funding and mentorship to share the pain and gain through her twenty years of technology entrepreneurship experience. The current portfolio includes more than 25 investments such as Spotify.com, Docusign, Palantir.com , Wefunder.com, Annelutfen.com, EventXtra.com…etc. In light of her experiences in the said line of business she has been invited as a speaker or member of panel in a couple of prestigious events. To name some are Web Summit in Dublin,Visionaries ConnectedEntrepreneurship Conference, AVCJ China Forum: Roundtable in Beijing and Silicon Dragon in Taiwan, Silicon Dragon Hong Kong, HK Launchpad, Female Entrepreneur, 121 Tech Investment Hong Kong, HKTDC Entrepreneur Day, InnoVEX @ COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2016, Latitude59 -Estonia panel discussion, Arctic 15 speake rmain event (Finland), Angelfest Speaker (Montreal) and Sogal- HER STARTUP GLOBAL FINALS VENTURE CAPITALIST JUDGES ( San Francisco).
Investor hot-seat: What do top investors really focus on during your pitch?
General Assembly & Oddup have put together a panel of top investors in Asia to tell you what they really want to know during your pitch, and answer the most frustrating questions.